Listen Live

Ambulance on emergency call and a Fiesta collide on Herbert Avenue in Poole

Police are looking for dashcam footage

Officers investigating a road traffic collision in Poole are appealing for witnesses or anyone with relevant dashcam footage to come forward.

Dorset Police received a report at 6.16pm on Wednesday 30 August 2023 of a collision involving an ambulance service rapid response vehicle, which was responding to an emergency, and a grey Ford Fiesta on Herbert Avenue near to the Rossmore Leisure Centre.

Emergency services responded and the drivers of both vehicles were treated at the scene, but did not require hospital treatment.

Police Constable Chris Brolan, of the Roads Policing Team, said: “We are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances of this collision and I am keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident, or the manner of driving of the vehicles involved in the moments leading up to it. I would also like to speak to anyone who was driving along the road at the time with dashcam footage.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55230137480. Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.

More from Bournemouth One News Centre